Have you ever sat staring at your phone waiting for a website to load? Clicking the refresh button, toggling your Wifi to get a better connection. Don’t worry, it’s not you… it’s them. On average, a user will look at their phone a total of 4 hours a day! The way people use their phones now have seriously changed within the past 10 years and is the vessel of obtaining information.
So Why Does Having a Fast Website Matter?
Users tend to be impatient in a world of instant gratification. Web pages that take longer than 6 seconds to load are prone to loss their audience. 1 to 3 seconds could lose 30%, 3 to 5 seconds may lose 95%.
70% of phone connections will be at 3G or slower thru 2020 (information provided by thinkwithgoogle.com)
How Slow is My Website
Check your website for Desktop and Mobile PageSpeed: Google PageSpeed Tool
If your website is producing some low numbers, you may consider a website redesign. LacedMedia offers many types of packages that are affordable and specific to your business goal.